Category Archives: Entertaining

DIY Crepe Paper Roses for beautiful wedding décor

True love can be expensive – the average cost of a wedding is almost $30,000! How can you have the wedding of your dreams on a budget? Well, you can spend a buck at a dollar store for two rolls … Continue reading

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DIY a bouquet of roses for Easter, a teacher, your mom, or?

Today’s “Rose Bowl” centerpiece has nothing to do with football. I am sharing a super-easy, Yellow Rose Centerpiece that would be gorgeous on the Easter dinner table. (You may have noticed this pretty little bouquet in the Wallpaper Wall Art … Continue reading

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A DIY idea for a fresh & easy spring tablescape

Is it too soon to start planning Easter dinner? I know I’m already mulling over dessert, as that’s what I usually bring to Easter dinner. I might also think about whipping up these pretty, DIY spring centerpiece and candle cubes, too. … Continue reading

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A cupcake crush and how to craft a super-cute, No-Cal Cupcake

I have a good news/bad news story to share today. The good news – my favorite cupcake shop is opening a store just one short mile from my house. The bad news – my favorite cupcake shop is opening up … Continue reading

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Valentine Craft: A Valentine Lollipop Tree dressed up as a Lollipop Bouquet

This Lollipop Bouquet is a Valentine’s Day snack, craft, and decoration all in one. And it’s super-easy, too. Like yesterday’s Lollipop Cupcake, this is a change-it-up Lollipop Tree and I’m calling this sweet tree a Lollipop Bouquet. While scouting for … Continue reading

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Valentine Craft: Is it a Lollipop Tree, a Lollipop Cupcake or something else entirely?

I’m not sure if this is a DumDum Tree, Lollipop Topiary, or something completely new, like a Lollipop Cupcake. Lollipop Trees are a favorite for kids’ parties, and I wanted to make one for a Valentine’s Day party. My fondness … Continue reading

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The prettiest collection of 10, DIY fall floral designs

October 1 already? I think this is the prettiest season, and I’m sharing ten beautiful, DIY floral designs that will add the essence of autumn to your home or your next special occasion. Here’s a little-known floral fact – way … Continue reading

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Here’s the sweetest Ice Cream Cone Garland you can DIY

It’s a beautiful, summer Saturday here and I hope it is where you are, too. I’m usually not here on a Saturday, but I just saw this adorable Ice Cream Cone Garland online last night and I really wanted to … Continue reading

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May I recommend a few sweet candy crafts for July 4th? (And we have a winner!)

No doubt you’ll be getting together with family and friends over the next few days, and these candy crafts would make a welcome hostess gift. Or, if you’re hosting, add one or two to the dessert table. I confess, I … Continue reading

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Patriotic Craft Roundup: Wreaths, Centerpieces & Flags

How did this happen – Memorial Day, the official start of the summer season, is less than two weeks away! Before any more time sneaks up on me, I’ve pulled together a roundup of more than a dozen patriotic crafts … Continue reading

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